Connect Cloud Analyzer to your AWS account

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Connect Cloud Analyzer to your AWS payer account so that you can start optimizing your cloud compute costs.

Steps
  1. Click Compute.

  2. Click Add AWS Credentials to Start.

  3. Follow the steps on the page to connect your AWS account:

    1. Log in to your AWS management account.

    2. Set up cost and usage reports on the AWS account.

    3. Run the CloudFormation template.

    4. Paste the Spot RoleARN.

      A screenshot that shows each field available on the connection page.

Result

Cloud Analyzer starts processing your AWS account data. If you have multiple accounts, Cloud Analyzer starts with read-only capabilities for all linked accounts under the management account. If you want to get more details about the potential savings for those accounts, then you’ll need to connect them, as well. You can find more details about connecting accounts when you analyze your compute costs.